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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Wednesday Scattered showers in the east and south. Dry in the northwest.

  • Thursday Possible light, isolated showers in the south. Warmer with possible light showers in the north.

  • Friday A few showers, mainly on the ranges. Mild with generally light winds.

  • Saturday Showers across the west. Cool change spreading across the state.

  • Sunday Brisk westerly winds. Showers in the west, becoming patchier in the east.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

22.6°C

Launceston
Hottest

30.7°C

Scotts Peak Dam

30.5°C

Devonport Ap

30.7°C

Ouse

33.6°C

Scotts Peak Dam

8.4°C

Mt Wellington
Coldest

7.1°C

Liawenee

2.3°C

Liawenee

5.6°C

Mt Read

-0.3°C

Liawenee

W 33km/h

Flinders Island
Windiest

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is

79km/h

Maatsuyker Is

66km/h

Maatsuyker Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Mt Wellington

2.8mm

St Helens Ap

1.0mm

Maatsuyker Is

4.0mm

Low Rocky Point
Tasmania's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.1°C at
Hobart in 1899
Lowest -2.7°C at
Mt Wellington in 1994
Highest 27.3°C at
Strahan in 1982
Lowest -7.4°C at
Mt Wellington in 1994
Highest 162.6mm at
Mt Read in 2014

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
10 21 10% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 20 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 26 77 - -
Possible shower
11 19 30% < 1mm Nil S 25 69 - -
Mostly sunny
11 21 5% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 20 30% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 18 69 - -
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Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

16:23 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.